Scirtothrips aurantii

Names

Scirtothrips aurantii in different languages.

Scirtothrips acaciae
Scirtothrips auranti
South African citrus thrips
South African citrus thrips
Citrusblasenfuß
Zitrusblasenfuß
Thrips sud-africain des agrumes
Scirtothrips acaciae

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Thrips on mango


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
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Created in
Kenya
,
December
2012
Thrips on Mango
Recognize the problem
The adult thrip is an insect which is dark brown to black and just over
1
mm
long. The nymphs (young thrips) are cream yellow with two bright red bands
around their body.
The nymphs and the adult feed by rubbing and sucking the sap from the
surface, dropping faeces onto the surface and leaving a dark rusty stain. They...

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Common pests and diseases of orange


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Plant Doctor Training
Common pests and diseases of Orange
Common pests and diseases of Orange
Angular leaf spot
(FUNGUS -Pseudocercospora angolensis )
Citrus scab
(FUNGUS - Elsinoe fawcetti )
 Leaf spots - light brown or greyish, circular (up to
10 mm), mostly solitary , usually surrounded a
prominent yellow halo
 Fruit spots - circular to irregular. In young fruits the
spots become hard and raised surrounded by a
yellow halo....

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Exotic pest alert: South African citrus thrips


South African citrus thrips




Natural enemy

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